Rusnė Naujokaitytė

Rusne has been working at PPMI since 2020. Her key areas of interest and fields of work are Research and Innovation policies in European Union as well as developing tools to track the newest technological innovations and company research at

In her previous career, Rusne was a Senior Research Manager at market intelligence company Euromonitor International where she led international teams specializing in Home & Technology FMCG industries, was responsible for strategy briefings and was involved in global training programme.


Key areas of expertise

  • Policy areas: research & innovation.
  • Methods: quantitative and qualitative research methods, including desk-based research, interviews, surveys, focus groups, case studies, intervention logic models.
  • EU programmes: Horizon 2020, Horizon Europe
  • Project management: proposal and report writing, planning and supervision of research activities, contract management, day-to-day communication with clients and partners, etc.



  • MA in International Relations and Diplomacy, Vilnius University, 2008
  • BA in Political Science, Vytautas Magnus University, 2006


Selected projects

  • Evaluation study on the implementation of cross-cutting issues in Horizon 2020 (commissioned by the European Commission, DG RTD, 2021 – ongoing)
  • Tracking of research results in FP7 (commissioned by the European Commission, DG RTD, 2018 – ongoing)
  • Study supporting the Impact Assessment of the revision of the EU legislation on medicines for children and rare diseases (commissioned by the European Commission, DG SANTE, 2021 – ongoing)
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